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Discover the global city UChicago calls home—filled with inspiration, innovation, and countless opportunities to explore.

The Joe and Rika Mansueto Library at the University of Chicago houses cutting-edge facilities for preservation and digitization of physical books, as well as a high-density underground storage system with the capacity to hold 3.5 million volume equivalents. With its soaring elliptical dome and prime location on campus, the Mansueto Library's Grand Reading Room, which opened on May 16, 2011, provides an inviting space for rigorous scholarship in an array of fields.

UChicago's Core Curriculum is an excellent liberal arts foundation that is applicable to any major and all future endeavors. Explore the Core with current students Paloma B. and Ciara C. in this video overview.

This latest video from UChicago Admissions highlights the fantastic discoveries and contributions that have been generated by UChicago’s faculty and alumni communities.

Big cities, big impact. Why the best college towns are big cities.

Audiatur et Altera Pars: Listen Even to the Other Side. Learn how free speech at UChicago is a core part of our institution. From its very founding, the University of Chicago has exercised and promoted free speech for student and faculty.

Current students describe academic and social life at the University of Chicago by sharing their experiences.

One of the world's premier academic and research institutions, the University of Chicago has driven new ways of thinking since our 1890 founding. Today, UChicago is an intellectual destination that draws inspired scholars to our Hyde Park and international campuses, keeping UChicago at the nexus of ideas that challenge and change the world. Our education empowers individuals to challenge conventional thinking in pursuit of original ideas. Here, undergraduates broaden their perspectives on world issues in the rigorous Core curriculum. They dig deeper, push further, and ask bigger questions, using knowledge to enrich all humankind. For more information, join our mailing list!

Students discuss the math, economics, and algorithms behind the Midwest Trading Competition

Lego stop motion invitation to UChicago Summer Fridays, 2018